February 2000

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    BTheadhunts in the chatrooms

    John Kavanagh.

    British Telecom is going into e-headhunting to track down potential recruits on the Internet with special software which seeks out...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Simplified BCS membership scheme to go live in May

    Enthusiasm for a points system to shorten and simplify the path to BCS professional membership has been so great that the society is now preparing to go live...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Radical new-look for PCs

    Lindsay Clark

    Hewlett-Packard and Compaq are set to change the face of desktop PCs with the launch of radical new designs. Both suppliers...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Analyst: be prepared for war with hackers

    A US security expert has warned businesses that the worst is yet to come from hackers in the wake of attacks that last week jammed some of the Internet's...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    IBM-Symbian link up for business Wap tools

    IBM and Symbian have formed an alliance to provide offline business software for mobile phones, writes Guy Campos

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    IBM flexible server for 64-bit Windows

    Cliff Saran

    IBM is developing an IA-64 server capable of running 64-bit versions of Linux, Windows 2000 and the forthcoming 64-bit...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Data problems hit power firm

    IT and data problems have sent the fast-growing electricity and gas supplier Independent Energy to its bankers for extra credit.

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Council IT boss resigns after whistleblower's alert

    Mike Simons

    The head of IT at Cornwall County Council has resigned following a damning district auditor's report into her...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Duo will offer an Intel mainframe

    Compaq/Unisys link-up to cut cost of enterprise IT Compaq and Unisys have formed an alliance that claims it will radically...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Recruitment site in personal data leak

    Bill Goodwin

    A leading UK recruitment consultancy this week had to install emergency security measures to block public access to personal...